Wind Turbine Plate Thickness Design Optimization


  • Aam Amaningsih Jumhur Department of Mechanical Engineering Education, Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Negeri Jakarta
  • Sirojuddin Department of Mechanical Engineering Education, Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Negeri Jakarta
  • Haryo Suharjo Department of Mechanical Engineering Education, Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Negeri Jakarta
  • Dyah Arum Wulandari Department of Mechanical Engineering Education, Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Negeri Jakarta
  • Nur Najmiyah Jaafar Faculty of Manufacturing and Mechatronic Engineering Technology, Universiti Malaysia Pahang Al-Sultan Abdullah, 26600 Pekan, Pahang, Malaysia



Blade Thickness, Darriues Wind Turbine, Safety Factor, Stress Analysis


The design of the blade thickness of the Darrieus wind turbine should be optimized. This study aims to obtain the optimal thickness of the blade plate so that its weight and strength can be optimal. The design begins with preliminary calculations to find the optimal dimensions based on a wind speed of 15 m/s. The blade design was drawn in 2D using AutoCAD software, followed by 3D manufacturing, and material stress analysis was carried out with Autodesk Inventor software. The optimization of the yield stress value compared to the applied stress is 3.0. The software simulation of stress analysis results found that the most optimal thickness was 0.2 mm at variant B-3.


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How to Cite

Aam Amaningsih Jumhur, Sirojuddin, Haryo Suharjo, Dyah Arum Wulandari, & Jaafar, N. N. (2024). Wind Turbine Plate Thickness Design Optimization. Journal of Modern Manufacturing Systems and Technology, 8(1), 1–8.